American accident victim remains critical but stable

An American tourist is still in a critical but stable condition in Kerry General Hospital after crash on the Muckross road in Killarney on Monday afternoon. Two others are also in hospital, their conditions are stable. The accident involved Minister Eamon O Cuiv’s state car, a Volvo and a rented opel corsa driven by an American couple honeymooning in Kerry.The tourists had to be cut out of their vehicle by fire services after the head on collision. An investigation is underway into how the Volvo burst into flames on impact. Minister O Cuiv escaped with minor cuts and bruises.